Antique Silver Alloy and Brass Kanthshri Necklace. Jewelry. Authentic from Tharu People. Western Nepal.
From an adventurer and collector’s estate in upper New York state. He acquired it in the 1930s on an expedition to a village in far western Nepal.
Such necklaces were commonly handmade by Rana Tharu shamen and used in their religious festivals, rituals and exorcisms.
The small stones add a lot to its elegance.
Old, authentic and rare. Display stand is not included.
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